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Christian views on the roles of men and women.

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Christian views on the roles of men and women Christians have different views on the roles of men and women. Many Christians believe that men and women should have very similar roles within the family whereas others believe that the roles of men and women have very different roles. Christians get these views from two different versus. For The traditional views of men and women's roles the bible, 1 Peter 3:1,7 - Wives in the same way to be submissive to your husbands so that, if any of them do not believe the word, they may be won over without words by the behaviour of their wives, when they see the purity and reverence of your lives. ...read more.


You are her daughters if you do what is right and do not give way to fear. I think that this means to Christians that women should not be recognised as sex symbols but as whom they are inside as in their personality and that they should not dress up and have beauty therapy to make them attracted to men. I also think that it means that if the male cannot believe words then they may be won over by the female without words. Men and Woman would marry for a number of reasons, the first - so that man and woman can enjoy and share love and to have sex with each other in the way god wants. ...read more.


Modern Readings and beliefs are similar to the traditional beliefs. I think that Modern beliefs have altered slightly though because of the change in society. It is because of the fact that Christianity is dying out and there are fewer believers. This means there are less people following the bible and Religious beliefs so the People around them are influencing the people who are religious. Especially the younger generation because of the increase in sex before marriage and 'casual' relationships. I feel that both of the views are good. The traditional views because it helps people to settle down and be happy; it also helps cut down the spreading of STD's. The modern one is good because in today's society it is unrealistic for these views to become well known but ideally they should not be remembered but always have been there. Elliott Oliver ...read more.

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